UK based Jazz pianist John Donegan is a modern jazz pianist who writes and plays a selection of standards and originals in the Bebop style. John has written a new suite of 21 contemporary pieces based on Irish melodies, Siamsa, Vol. 1 was released in 2018 and he is currently touring Siamsa Vol. 2.
About John Donegan
John is a modern jazz pianist who writes and plays a selection of standards and originals in the Bebop style with his Trio/Quartet/Quintet. John’s modern jazz has been featured on the BBC, Jazz FM and RTE. After recording a number of programmes for the BBC. In 1997, John recorded his first Album – Song for Ciara – which was the title track and composed for his eldest daughter. The album received favourable acclaim and was featured on the BBC, Jazz FM RTE and some local Radio stations in the UK,
Ireland and Scotland.
More information: http://www.johndoneganjazz.com/bio
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